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Meghan's Best 100 Songs of the 1980's

A few years ago, I came up with a definitive list of the Top 100 Songs of My Life, but why not break it down even further?

The decade of decadence, excess, power ballads, new wave, and the birth of rap.

I chose these songs based on two criteria - their impact on my life and their impact on the world of music in general. Chart performance (or "fame") was taken into account as well, but not a main reason.

1. Skid Row - "I Remember You"
2. Melissa Etheridge – “Like The Way I Do”
3. Huey Lewis & the News- "The Heart of Rock 'N Roll"
4. John Waite – “Missing You”
5. U2 – “With Or Without You”
6. Great White - "Save Your Love"
7. Whitesnake - "Here I Go Again"
8. The Smiths - "Unloveable"
9. Bruce Springsteen - "The River"
10. Bon Jovi - "Stick To Your Guns"

11. Guns N Roses - "Paradise City"
12. Bryan Adams - "One Night Love Affair"
13. Bonnie Tyler - "Total Eclipse Of The Heart"
14. Th…